Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Beard, Douglas Bureau task force/expert group member Male Chief National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Geological Survey, National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center United States of America
Abbasov, Rovshan MEP task force/expert group member Male Head of the Department of Geography and Environment, Khazar University, Azerbaijan Azerbaijan
Diaw, Mariteuw Chimere MEP task force/expert group member Male , African Model Forests Network (AMFN) Secretariat Senegal
Hashimoto, Shizuka MEP task force/expert group member Male Associate Professor, University of Tokyo Japan
Ferrier, Simon Chair Male Co-chair scenario analysis and modelling assessment, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Australia Australia
Ninan, Karachepone Chair Male President, Indian Society for Ecological Economics,Chairperson, Centre for Economics, Environment and Society, Bangalore and and Co-Chair, Methodological Assessment of Scenarios and Models of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services, Centre for Economics, Environment and Society International Human Dimensions Programme IHDP India

Chapter 1: Overview and vision

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Alkemade, Rob Lead Author Male Head of TSU, IPBES Secretariat - Technical Support Unit on Scenarios and modelling Netherlands Netherlands
Kolomytsev, Grygorii Lead Author Male Junior researcher, I.I. Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine DIVERSITAS Ukraine
Leadley, Paul Lead Author Male Professor and Director, Ecology, Systematics evolution Labaratory, University of Paris Sud-France IPBES MEP France
Moraes, Mónica Lead Author Female Researcher and professor, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Trisurat, Yongyut Lead Author Male , Kasetsart University Thailand MONRE Thailand
Yassin Mohammed, Essam Lead Author Male , IIED Eritrea Eritrea
Joly, Carlos Alfredo Review editor Male Professor, Brazilian Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services/BPBES IPBES MEP Brazil

Chapter 2: Using scenarios and models to inform decision:making in diverse policy, planning and management contexts

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Acosta Michlik, Lilibeth Coordinating Lead Author Female Senior Researcher, German Development Institute International Human Dimensions Programme IHDP Philippines
Wintle, Brendan Coordinating Lead Author Male Professor Conservation Ecology, University of Melbourne Australia Australia
Benedek, Zsófia Lead Author Female Junior research fellow, Institute of Economics, CERS, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Hungary Hungary
Chhetri, Purna Lead Author Male Principal Research Officer, Department of Forest and Park Services, Ministry of Agriculture Bhutan Bhutan
Heymans, Johanna Jacomina Lead Author Female Executive Director EMB, Professor in Ecosystem Modelling, European Marine Board, Scottish Association for Marine Science United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Namibia
Onur, Aliye Ceren Lead Author Female , Istanbul Technical University Turkey Turkey
Painter, Rosario Lilian Lead Author Female , Wildlife Conservation Society Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Razafimpahanana, Andriamandimbisoa Lead Author Male Conservation Support and REBIOMA Coordinator, Wildlife Conservation Society-Madagascar Program Madagascar Madagascar
Shoyama, Kikuko Lead Author Female , UNU-IAS, Tokyo Japan Japan
Fu, Bojie Review editor Male Professor, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences China China
Hauck, Jennifer Review editor Female , CoKnow Consulting Germany Germany

Chapter 3: Building scenarios and models of [indirect and direct] drivers of change in biodiversity and ecosystems

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Obersteiner, Michael Coordinating Lead Author Male Program Director, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis International Institute For Applied Systems Analysis Austria
Pichs Madruga, Ramon De La Concepcion Coordinating Lead Author Male Director, Centre for World Economy Studies (CIEM) Cuba Cuba
Cui, Xuefeng Lead Author Male Associate Professor, Beijing Normal University International Human Dimensions Programme IHDP China
Cury, Philippe Lead Author Male Coordinator, Euromarine - Consortium of Marine Research Organizations France France
Fall, Samba Lead Author Male , ENDA TN Energie-Environnement-Développement Senegal
Kellner, Klaus Lead Author Male Senior Lecturur/Professor, North West University North-West University South Africa
Tawfic Ahmed, Mohamed Lead Author Male , Suez Canal University, Egypt Egypt
Verburg, Peter Lead Author Male Full Professor, VU University Amsterdam Netherlands Netherlands
Sathyapalan, Jyothis Review editor Male Professor, National Institute of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj - NIRD DIVERSITAS India India

Chapter 4: Modelling impacts of drivers on biodiversity and ecosystem functioning

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Brotons, Lluís Coordinating Lead Author Male Senior researcher, InForest jru (Creaf-Ctfc) Spain Spain
Christensen, Villy Coordinating Lead Author Male , The University of British Columbia Canada Denmark
Ravindranath, Nijavalli H. Coordinating Lead Author Male Professor, Center for Sustainable Technologies, Indian Institute of Science India India
Cao, Mingchang Lead Author Male Associate Professor, Jixi Gao China China
Chun, Jung Hwa Lead Author Male Research Scientist, National Institute of Forest Science, Division of Forest Ecology Republic of Korea Republic of Korea
Malheiro Proenca, Vânia Andrea Lead Author Female , Instituto Superior Tecnico - UNIU Lisboa Portugal Portugal
Maury, Olivier Lead Author Male research scientist, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) France France
Peri, Pablo Luis Lead Author Male Head Researcher-Director, National Universty of Southern Patagonia (UNPA)-INTA-CONICET Argentina Argentina
Salihoglu, Baris Lead Author Male Assistant Professor/Deputy Director, Institute of Marine Sciences, Middle East Technical University DIVERSITAS Turkey
Batang-ay, Milanie June Review editor Female program staff, Tebtebba United States of America Philippines
Hemming, Deborah Review editor Female , Met Office United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Chapter 5: Modelling consequences of change in biodiversity and ecosystems for nature’s benefits to people

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Kabubo Mariara, Jane Carter Coordinating Lead Author Female Director, School of Economics, Univesity of Nairobi Kenya Kenya
Paterson, Garry Coordinating Lead Author Male Research Team Manager: Soil Science, Agricultural Research Council-Institute for Soil, Climate and Water Sweden South Africa United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Anticamara, Jonathan Lead Author Male Associate Professor, Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines - Diliman University of the Philippines Philippines
Aunins, Ainars Lead Author Male , University of Latvia Latvia Latvia
Crossman, Neville Lead Author Male Associate Professor, University of Adelaide Australia Australia
Mdemu, Makarius Victor Lead Author Male , ARDHI University United Republic of Tanzania United Republic of Tanzania
Munoz, Pablo Lead Author Male Academic Officer, United Nations University International Human Dimensions Programme IHDP Chile
Rashleigh, Brenda Lead Author Female , US EPA United States of America United States of America
Skonhoft, Anders Review editor Male , Dragvoll University Norway Norway
Vackár, David Review editor Male Departmental director, Global Change Research Centre, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Czech Republic Czech Republic

Chapter 6: Linking and harmonizing scenarios and models across scales and domains

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Cheung, Wai Lung (William) Coordinating Lead Author Male Professor, The University of British Columbia DIVERSITAS Canada China
Rondinini, Carlo Coordinating Lead Author Male Research Scientist, Sapienza University of Rome International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Italy
Avtar, Ram Lead Author Male Research Fellow, United Nations University (UNU-IAS) United Nations University India
Hickler, Thomas Lead Author Male Professor for Quantitative Biogeography, Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main, Germany Germany Germany
Metzger, Jean Paul Lead Author Male Full Professor , University of São Paulo Brazil Brazil France
Scharlemann, Jörn Lead Author Male Professor of Conservation Science, University of Sussex United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Germany United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Van Den Belt, Marjan Lead Author Female Assistant Vice-Chancellor, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand New Zealand Netherlands
Velez Liendo, Maria Ximena Lead Author Female Associate Researcher, Centre of Biodiversity and Genetics Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Yue, Tianxiang Lead Author Male Head of Department for Ecological and Environmental Informatics, Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences China China
Nedkov, Stoyan Review editor Male , Sofia University Bulgaria Bulgaria

Chapter 7: Building capacity for developing, interpreting and using scenarios and models

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Harhash, Khaled Allam Coordinating Lead Author Male Director of Biodiversity Central Department, Nature Conservation Sector, Ministry of Environment Egypt Egypt
Lundquist, Carolyn Coordinating Lead Author Female Member, NIWA, University of Auckland New Zealand New Zealand United States of America
Acebey Quiroga, Sandra Verónica Lead Author Female Responsable del Área Social y de Relacionamiento Comunitario , YPFB Petroandina S.A.M. Bolivia (Plurinational State of) Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Armenteras Pascual, Dolors Lead Author Female Associate Professor, Universidad Nacional de Colombia Colombia Colombia Spain
Chettri, Nakul Lead Author Male Senior Biodiversity Specialist, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) India
Mwamodenyi, James Mwang'ombe Lead Author Male Senior Assistant Director, Kenya Forest Service Kenya Kenya
Prydatko, Vasyl Lead Author Male Senior Expert (Projects)&BioGIS Group Leader, Ukrainian Land and Resource Management Center (ULRMC) DIVERSITAS Ukraine
Rasolohery, Andriambolantsoa Lead Author Male Remote sensing specialist, Conservation International Madagascar Madagascar
King, Nicholas Review editor Male Independent researcher/consultant, Independent researcher/consultant South Africa South Africa

Chapter 8: Improving the rigor and usefulness of scenarios and models through ongoing evaluation and refinement

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Akçakaya, Resit Coordinating Lead Author Male Professor, Stony Brook University Turkey Turkey United States of America
Pereira, Henrique Coordinating Lead Author Male Chair, Group on Earth Observations Biodiversity Observation Network (GEO-BON) Germany Portugal
Canziani, Graciela Lead Author Female , Universidad Nacional del Centro Arizona State University Argentina
Mbow, Cheikh Lead Author Male Senior Scientist, ICRAF DIVERSITAS Senegal
Mori, Akira Lead Author Male , Yokohama National University Japan Japan
Palomo, Maria Gabriela Lead Author Female Senior Researcher, National History Museum Argentina Argentina
Soberon, Jorge Lead Author Male , University of Kansas Mexico Mexico
Thuiller, Wilfried Lead Author Male Senior Research Director, CNRS France France
Yachi, Shigeo Lead Author Male , Kyoto University Japan Japan
Burgess, Neil Review editor Male Scientific advisor, University of Copenhagen Denmark United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Fulton, Elizabeth Review editor Female , Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Australia Australia

Technical Support Unit

Name Role Gender Affiliation Nominating government/organisation Nationality(ies)
Alkemade, Rob Technical Support Unit head Male Head of TSU, IPBES Secretariat - Technical Support Unit on Scenarios and modelling Netherlands
Den Belder, Eefje Technical Support Unit Female Deputy Head, IPBES Technical Support Unit on scenarios and models Netherlands
Okayasu, Sana Technical Support Unit Female Junior Scientist, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, Netherlands Japan
Schoolenberg, Machteld Technical Support Unit Female , PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency Netherlands